At about 4:40 a.m., Patrol Officers responded to a reported robbery at the Royal Stop located in the 8300 block of Gladys in Beaumont’s west end.  When officers arrived, they spoke with the clerk who told them that a man walked into the store, produced a handgun, and demanded money.  The clerk complied and the robber stole an undetermined amount of cash.  The robber then fled on foot.  The clerk was not physically injured during the robbery.  Officers conducted an extensive search of the area but did not locate the suspect.

The clerk described the robber as a black male, about 5’06” with a thin build, and wearing a camouflage hooded jacket, black pants and white sneakers.

If anyone has information that could lead to the identity of this robber, we ask them to call Crime Stoppers at 409-833-TIPS.  You will not need to give your name and if your tip leads to the arrest of this robber, you could receive a reward of up to $1,000.